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soaringSD



Joined: 03 Mar 2010
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 14, 2010 2:25 am    Post subject: spam/scam or real email from the forum? Reply with quote Add User to Ignore List

I was sent this message

from JamesCutter

Spam sending from your computer was detected.
We highly recommend you to check your computer and perform online virus check at our site immediately: http://virus-total.servebbs.org/online-scanner/soaringSD
If you do not pass this test we will have to delete your account and forward a complaint to your ISP with attached log file (your IP address, etc.).


what is this about?
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jrhesch



Joined: 01 Feb 2009
Posts: 2

PostPosted: Sun Mar 14, 2010 10:03 am    Post subject: Reply with quote Add User to Ignore List

I received it also. When I looked at Who is Online, I noticed this:

The newest registered user is JamesCutter
In total there are 8 users online :: 3 Registered, 0 Hidden and 5 Guests [ Administrator ] [ Moderator ]
Most users ever online was 58 on Tue Jul 17, 2007 5:48 am
Registered Users: dnchappell, jrhesch, seahawk190

Clicking on his name I found this:

Location: US
Website:
Occupation: manager StopSpam organization
Interests: sport
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dnchappell



Joined: 07 Nov 2009
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 14, 2010 10:04 am    Post subject: Reply with quote Add User to Ignore List

I got the same thing.

My guess; Its a spam bot trying to get you to click the link their website
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